November Edinburgh Kids Hot List

Discover the coolest family fun in and around Edinburgh

Sharing the best events, activities, days out and all things kid-friendly in Edinburgh & the Lothians.

SAVE money whilst having fun with the Edinburgh Loves Kids FAMILY CARD.

Save money all year round, whilst having fun with your kids. We’ve partnered with lots of amazing attractions and businesses to bring you money saving offers, and will be adding to this throughout the year. There will also be offers covering special occasions e.g. Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Halloween, Christmas etc. So keep an eye on our Family Card page for all the latest deals.

Latest News

Festive five-star Fringe hit to feature opera singer alongside former politician and pianist

Festive five-star Fringe hit to feature opera singer alongside former politician and pianist

Festive five-star Fringe hit to feature opera singer alongside former politician and pianist A British-American opera singer and an award-winning Edinburgh-based former politician and professional pianist will perform a festive adaptation of a five-star Fringe hit show in the Capital next month. Andrea Baker, the internationally-renowned mezzo soprano, and former… Read more »

Take Part in this ELVIS Kids Study for the Cold

Take Part in this ELVIS Kids Study for the Cold

Edinburgh & Lothians Viral Intervention Study in Kids – ELVIS Kids Most children have 6-12 cold every year. These can last up to 2 weeks and currently there is no cure. Some times what starts as a common cold could lead to severe illness such a bronchiolitis and pneumonia which result… Read more »

Recently Added Events

24 Nov

Museum of Childhood, 42 High St, Edinburgh, EH1 1TG

24th November 2018 To 24th November 2018

10:30 To 15:30

Make the most of your little hands to express your creativity and imagination and make a beautiful little wreath to hang for Christmas. Read more…

25 Nov

The Old Pavilion By Linlithgow Cricket Ground, Edinburgh Road, Linlithgow, EH49 6AB

25th November 2018 To 25th November 2018

11:00 To 11:35

A fun, educational and interactive classical concert for babies and toddlers where wriggling is allowed! Read more…

07 Dec

Archerfield Walled Garden Archerfield Estate, Dirleton, North Berwick, EH39 5HQ

7th December 2018 To 24th December 2018

16:00 To 16:00

Enter Archerfield Walled Garden’s mystical fairy trail and get lost in a world of fairies, forest folk and folklore. Read more…

09 Dec

Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh, 20 George St, Edinburgh, EH2 2PF

9th December 2018 To 16th December 2018

09:00 To 09:00

Are you ready to Rock ‘n’ Roll with Santa? Join us for Breakfast with Santa with your children and toddlers. There will be breakfast, presents, a face painter and a chance to meet the man himself! The breakfast starts at 9am and finishes at 11am. Read more…

07 Nov

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Ocean Drive, Edinburgh, EH6 6JJ

7th November 2018 To 31st December 2018

09:30 To 16:00

Looking to entertain the kids? We will be hiding cuddly Britannia Yottie Bears on board for you to find. The whole family can join in so keep a look out and, at the end of your tour, receive a badge and enter our prize draw. Read more…

10 Nov

Five Sisters Zoo, Gavieside, West Calder, EH55 8PT

10th November 2018 To 23rd December 2018

18:00 To 21:00

ZOO ILLUMINATIONS 2018 We are delighted to confirm that the Zoo will once again open in the evenings during November and December for our spectacular Christmas light experience! Tickets are available to purchase on-line only, this year promises to be even bigger and brighter than last year!! The official light… Read more…

20 Nov

Zoo Illuminations ASN Nights x2recurrences

Five Sisters Zoo, Gavieside, West Calder EH55 8PT

20th November 2018 To 28th November 2018

18:00 To 21:00

ZOO ILLUMINATIONS 2018! We are delighted this year to offer two special evenings exclusively for autistic and special needs families on Tuesday 20th November and Wednesday 28th November 2018. Read more…

16 Nov

Edinburgh Zoo, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6TS

16th November 2018 To 17th February 2019

16:45 To 20:45

This winter, the Giant Lanterns of China return to RZSS Edinburgh Zoo for a new and exciting adventure. For 50 legendary nights, visitors can escape into a world of Scottish myths and ancient Chinese legends in a light spectacle featuring hundreds of dazzling lanterns at the Zoo’s biggest ever event. Read more…